Wildlife Tourism: How do we increase the benefits for wildlife and people?

Business Event

27 Jun 2021 to 1 Jul 2021 Biennial Event

Wildlife Tourism Australia’s biennial national conference, for tour operators, ecolodges, wildlife parks, researchers, students, conservation managers, government staff, NGOs and others interested in environmentally-sustainable wildlife tourism in Australia and elsewhere.

Topics will include tourism assisting conservation, citizen science in tourism, innovative ways to attract tourists to regional areas, the “forgotten ones” (reptiles, frogs, invertebrates, plants), giving captive wildlife a “good life, ” wildlife interpretation, marketing of good-practice wildlife tourism and human-wildlife interactions.

There will will also be a free forum on bird feeding for delegates and the public at Southbank 27 June 2021.

The main venue for the conference is: Griffith University (Nathan campus), Brisbane.
Note: WTA is not a business (it’s a national association Ronda Green of Araucaria Ecotours is currently chair of).

Facilities

Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Kiosk Non Smoking Public Telephone Public Toilet Restaurant Shop / Gift Shop

Rates

From AU$100.00

Range of prices is from a day registration to a full registration for non-members past the early bird deadline.
Earlybird deadline is 28th February 2021.
Full registration includes bird feeding forum (free to public and delegates), conference presentations and discussions, lunches and morning/afternoon teas, welcome function and mid-conference field trip.

Event Dates

Biennial Event

27 Jun 2021 to 1 Jul 2021

Nearby Accommodation

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Hotel Gloria

Springwood, Logan

Mantra Midtown

Mantra Midtown

Brisbane

Oaks Charlotte Towers

Oaks Brisbane on Charlotte Suites

Brisbane

Lobby

The Sebel Brisbane

Brisbane

Exterior

Mantra on Mary

Brisbane

The Docks on Goodwin

The Docks on Goodwin

Kangaroo Point, Brisbane

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